Democrats Want Jobless Benefits In `cliff' Deal

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Millions of unemployed Americans have another reason to worry about "fiscal cliff" budget talks that seek to avoid looming tax increases and dire spending cuts come January....

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  • Democrats want jobless benefits in 'cliff' deal
    WASHINGTON (AP) - Hovering in the background of the "fiscal cliff" debate is the prospect of 2 million people losing their unemployment benefits four days after Christmas. "This is the real cliff," said Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I. He's been leading the effort ...
    12/10/2012 - 10:37 am | View Link
  • Democrats: Fiscal cliff deal must have jobless benefits
    Hovering in the background of the “fiscal cliff” debate is the prospect of 2 million people losing their unemployment benefits four days after Christmas. “This is the real cliff,” said Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I. He’s been leading the effort to ...
    12/8/2012 - 10:39 am | View Link
  • Fiscal cliff: Democrats want jobless benefits in deal
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hovering in the background of the "fiscal cliff" debate is the prospect of 2 million people losing their unemployment benefits four days after Christmas. "This is the real cliff," said Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I. He's been leading the effort ...
    12/8/2012 - 9:43 am | View Link
  • Democrats want jobless benefits in 'cliff' deal
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Hovering in the background of the "fiscal cliff" debate is the prospect of 2 million people losing their unemployment benefits four days after Christmas. "This is the real cliff," said Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I. He's been leading the effort ...
    12/8/2012 - 7:49 am | View Link
  • Democrats want jobless benefits in `cliff' deal
    "This is the real cliff," said Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I. He's been leading the effort to include another extension of benefits for the long-term unemployed in any deal to avert looming tax increases and massive spending cuts in January. "Many of these people ...
    12/8/2012 - 5:25 am | View Link
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